5.8.4 Modifying the Tab list

In order to edit the Tab list right-click on the Tab list and select List... or select Tab List... in the View menu. This will open the dialog shown in figure An overview of all tabs.

An overview of all tabs
An overview of all tabs

Select the Add button to add a new tab at the end of the list or the Insert button to insert a tab at the currently selected position. The position in of the tabs in the Tab list dialog determines the position of the tabs in the Tab list. Both buttons will open the Tab Settings dialog, which is described in Editing a Tab, so that you can configure the new tab. Another way to create a new tab is the AND button. Select two or more tabs in the list and press the AND button. This will create a new tab whose filter expression is a combination of the filter expressions of the selected tabs using a logical AND. If you press the OR button the filter expressions are combined using a logical OR. When you press the Copy button the currently selected tab is cloned and added to the list. If you want to modify a tab, select the tab and press the Edit button which opens the Tab Settings dialog. You can use the Clear button to delete all tabs except for the Main tab. When you press the button Remove the currently selected tab will be deleted. Use the Arrow keys to move the currently selected tab to a different position in the list This will also change the position of the tab in the Tab list which is below the Log window.

Press the Restore button to undo all changes made to the order of the tabs. If you want to save your changes press the OK button. Press Cancel to discard all changes (sort order, new tabs, changed tab settings).